Rep. Alan Grayson
Democrat • 9th District, Florida • 2nd Term • Sworn In 2009
- 96 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 1 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 146 of 437)
- 261 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 201 of 440) 16 Made Into Law (Ranks 213 of 440)
Grayson was born March 13, 1958 in Bronx, N.Y. He and his wife, Lolita, have five children. He received his bachelor's degree from Harvard College. He then earned a law degree from Harvard Law School as well as a master's degree in public policy from Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. Later, Grayson was the founder and President of IDT Corp. He first ran for Florida's Eighth Congressional District in 2006, but he lost in the Democratic primary. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5849 - Paid Sick Leave ActReferred to House Judiciary Dec 11, 2014 3 Views
To provide employees with 1 hour of paid sick leave for every 30 hours worked.
H.R.5851 - Honoring Our Veterans By Exercising The Right To Vote On Veterans Day ActReferred to the House Committee Dec 11, 2014 0 Views
To designate Veterans Day as the Tuesday after the first Monday in November.
H.R.5850 - You Earned It ActReferred to the House Committee Dec 11, 2014 3 Views
To exclude Social Security benefits from taxable income.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5866 - National Statistics on Deadly Force Transparency Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Dec 11, 2014 10 Views
To require the Attorney General to issue rules pertaining to the collection and compilation of data on the use of deadly force by law enforcem...
H.R.5830 - Grand Jury Reform Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Dec 10, 2014 8 Views
To provide that in the case of a law enforcement officer who uses deadly force against a person, and thereby causes the death of that person, ...
H.Res.738Referred to the House Committee Sep 18, 2014 3 Views
Recognizing the self determination of Gibraltar to determine its status as a British Overseas Territory.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyNay (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActNay (with party)December 11, 2014